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Roddlesworth Information Centre

Tockholes Rd

Tockholes   BB30PA      

01254 708568

07968 364963




Vaughn's Country Cafe stands on the site of the former Hollinshead Mill which was demolished by Liverpool corporation in 1903/04. The mill pond is still at the side of the building and is clearly visible. The visitor centre opened in October 1996 with the cafe opening on Boxing Day 2003.

This is a perfect place to begin or end a walk in tranquil countryside. All our food is freshly prepared using local ingredients and local suppliers all being fair trade, our pies are all home made using organic fillings. Ample free car parking is available with disabled facilities. free wifi is on offer and we have plenty of indoor and outdoor seating, all in all something for everyone. 

The cafe hosts a unique bird watching facility through one way glass and regular visitors include greater spotted woodpeckers, nuthatches chaffinches and many more.

Roddlesworth Information Centre is inside and holds leaflets on walks around the area as well as further afield. One of the favourite walks is to Darwen Tower taking in some fantastic views, this circular walk takes approx. 2 hours. Another shorter walk (about 1 hour) is the Roddlesworth Nature Trail which winds through trees following the river Roddlesworth.

OPENING TIMES

Mon 11.00 - 14.00

Tues - Sat 10.30 - 15.00

Sun 10.30 - 16.00


CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR OPENING TIMES

24 CHRISTMAS EVE CLOSED

25 CHRISTMAS DAY CLOSED

26 BOXING DAY OPEN 10.30 ONWARDS

27 - SUN 30 OPEN 10.30 ONWARDS

31 NEW YEARS EVE CLOSED

NEW YEARS DAY 10.30 ONWARDS

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